Coast English Testing is a renowned IELTS tests provider in Metro Vancouver. We offer both IELTS on Paper and IELTS on computer tests in multiple locations Surrey, Burnaby, Richmond, New Westminster, Coquitlam, and Vancouver. To make the IELTS test-taking experience as smooth and flexible as possible, we offer multiple IELTS test dates throughout the month.
Sheraton Vancouver Guildford Hotel is an official test venue run by Coast English Testing in Surrey, British Columbia.
Conveniently located just across the street from Guildford Town Centre, this test venue offers upscale and excellent comfort for our test takers. There is a multi-cuisine restaurant on-site which comes with amazing mountain, river, and city views. In addition, this hotel offers a spacious and safe environment for IELTS testing. IELTS on paper tests are offered at this location, which can be easily accessed from 104 Avenue (buses 320, 337, 501). There is plenty of parking available on-site and we are pleased to offer wireless headphones for the listening test. We also offer a cloakroom service at this venue where the test takers are requested to deposit their belongings for the duration of the tests. The speaking tests for this location are held at our newly renovated Surrey office, which is a 15-minute drive or 30-mins bus ride from this venue. If you have more questions regarding this venue, please contact Coast English Testing by email or visit our website.
IELTS on paper available
Frequently Asked Questions
How IELTS is scored?
IELTS results are reported on a 9-band scale.
IELTS results are designed to be simple and easy to understand. They are reported as band scores on a scale from 1 (the lowest) to 9 (the highest).
What if I need to cancel my test? Can I get a refund?
For information on cancelling an IELTS test and potentially receiving a refund, contact the test centre where you registered for IELTS.
What is the IELTS results validity period?
While it is up to each organisation to set a validity period that works for their purposes, the IELTS partners recommend a 2-year validity period for IELTS test results based upon the well-documented phenomenon of second language loss or ‘attrition’.
What is IELTS General Training?
General Training for those migrating to Australia, Canada and the UK, or applying for secondary education, training programmes and work experience in an English-speaking environment. Both versions provide a valid and accurate assessment of the four language skills: listening, reading, writing and speaking.
What is IELTS Academic?
IELTS Academic is for people applying for higher education or professional registration.
What is IELTS?
The International English Language Testing System (IELTS) measures the language proficiency of people who want to study or work where English is used as a language of communication. It uses a nine-band scale to clearly identify levels of proficiency, from non-user (band score 1) through to expert (band score 9).